Grand Hotel Excelsior

Rated 8.4 in 3766 reviews. 386 rooms.


Set just outside the historic entrance to Valletta, this seafront hotel enjoys views of Marsamxett Harbour and Manoel Island. It offers free parking, a gym and large outdoor and indoor pools all for free.

Rooms combine classic and modern design. They come with air conditioning and an LCD TV with satellite channels. Most also have a balcony or terrace.

Grand Hotel Excelsior features landscaped gardens, a private beach and a spa. Free WiFi is available throughout.

The hotel's 3 restaurants and 5 bars serve a wide selection of international cuisine, including seafood and vegetarian meals. Panoramic sea views can be admired from the poolside bar.

The Excelsior is 500 metres from Valletta’s main bus terminus, and 4 km from Marsa Golf Course. It offers a free shuttle to Valletta, operating twice a day, at 10:00 and 18:00.

Spa Facilities

  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Hair cut
  • Hair styling
  • Body treatments
  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Fitness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Kids' pool
  • Swimming pool
  • Beach
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Private beach area
  • Outdoor pool (seasonal)
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Make up services

Available Rooms

2 guests




Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Grand Hotel Excelsior

  1. Grand Hotel Excelsior

    Forget the taxis, they are a rip off, walk up the road turn left and the bus service is an adventure, never more than 1 Euro anywhere. Ask the hotel desk for the map of bus routes

    51 m from hotel
    Great Siege Rd

  2. Tiki

    101 m from hotel

  3. Haywharf

    Great food and good service. Nice view and Free Wifi

    165 m from hotel

  4. Hastings Gardens

    Be sure to be here during the Marsovin wine festival...2nd weekend of July every year

    262 m from hotel

  5. Rampila

    Perfect place to dine when staying at the Phoenicia. About 5 minutes stroll away, and the hotel concierge can make reservation on your behalf.

    297 m from hotel
    1, St. Johns Cavalier

  6. City Gate (Bieb il-Belt)

    Take some pictures 📸

    373 m from hotel
    City Gate

  7. Sciacca Grill

    Everything was delicious. Beef and veal steaks are well prepared and really delicious. You wait some time to order but it is worth

    380 m from hotel
    South St

  8. Trabuxu Bistro

    Great pasta!

    416 m from hotel
    8/9 South Street

  9. Amorino

    Fresh ice cream in flower shape, a bit expensive but worth it, make sure you take a photo before you eat it or it melts

    0.6 km from hotel
    36 Republic St

  10. Upper Barrakka Gardens | Il-Barrakka ta' Fuq (Il-Barrakka ta' Fuq)

    Watch the cannons firing at 12 noon and 4pm each day, complete with cheesy music from Titanic.

    0.6 km from hotel
    Triq Sant'Orsla


    Excellent service and food, very gentle staff. They're making art by food. Music, ambicious, everything was perfect. You definitely need to go there.

    0.7 km from hotel
    53a Old Theatre St

  12. Caffè Berry

    The Coffee is fantastic. Best in malta. Roasted by owners themselves in italy

    1.4 km from hotel
    Triq San Duminiku 68A